Tag Archives: Chronic neck pain

New Device Uses Technology to Improve Posture

Need back pain relief? There’s now an app for that. Literally. A new device called LUMOBack is a sensor that provides a gentle vibration to remind you to sit or stand straight when you start to slouch. It is worn on your lower back and the sensor connects wirelessly to your smart phone and tracks […]

Exercise Underused as Back Pain Treatment

Researchers at the University of North Carolina found that medical and chiropractic practitioners both underutilize exercise in treatment plans for chronic low back and neck pain. The study surveyed nearly 700 participants with chronic back or neck pain who had visited a doctor, chiropractor, or physical therapist at some point during the previous 12 months. […]

Study: Chiropractic Care is Better than Pills for Chronic Neck Pain

It has been proven at last: chiropractic care, is indeed better for chronic neck pain than taking medications or doing exercises alone. A number of Americans suffer from chronic neck pain. Statistics say that 75 percent of the population has experienced this complaint at some point in their lives, and the cause is usually unknown. […]